Archive for October 2011

Nikola Mirotic excited about being Bulls selection

Bulls draft pick Nikola Mirotic probably won’t join his American team for a few years, as he’s under contract with Spain’s Real Madrid until the 2015-16 season. But the 20-year-old told HoopsHype’s Jorge Sierra he was ecstatic when he found out the Bulls had swung a deal with Minnesota to acquire the 23rd overall pick in... Read more »

Start of NBA season in jeopardy after crucial meeting

While it was not likely the NBA owners and players union would reach an agreement during Tuesday’s session, it was crucial for the two sides to make progress, have a sense of direction, in order to salvage the entire 2011-12 regular season. But following negotiations that lasted over four hours, NBA commissioner David Stern announced... Read more »